Op-Ed

5 ways to advance gender equality through technology and Innovation

Starting a career in the technology industry may be difficult, especially for female Gen Zers, due to a variety of systemic challenges with gender equality as well as the sector’s predominance of male talent. Though born into a technologically advanced generation, female Gen Zs are still being left behind. Research

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VOLUNTEERING AS A TOOL FOR SOLIDARITY AND SOCIAL INCLUSION

Volunteering is a social development concept and an active expression of civic participation, rendering services by choice or free will to organizations, individuals and groups. Volunteering helps to build relationships and foster social inclusion and solidarity. According to Statista, the efforts of volunteers worldwide are equal to 109 million full-time

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Global Entrepreneurship Week 2022: How SMEs can build a successful business

Starting a business is no easy feat. From idea generation to launching, execution, marketing and keeping financial records while trying to satisfy your consumers, are challenges entrepreneurs face alone. Entrepreneurs are risk-takers, and problem solvers and they amount to 582 million of the world’s population. Amidst the risks taken, success

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Fueling Changemakers: FirstBank of Nigeria’s Commitment to Junior Achievement Nigeria’s National Company of the Year Competition

The issue of unemployment is one of the most pressing economic concerns affecting developing countries like Nigeria. According to Statista, the unemployment rate in Nigeria was estimated to reach 33 percent in 2022.  In a report by the Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (GEM), Nigeria is the foremost country for business and

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Junior Achievement Nigeria and Union Bank Demonstrates Continued Commitment to UN SDG5

…records 8 years of Impact with LEAD Camp Partnership Gender inequality represents a major threat to economic global development as world organizations confess its ability to hinder a peaceful, prosperous and sustainable human existence. Gender discrimination is considered to have an enormous impact on nations’ capability to achieve economic growth,

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Secrets of Building a Successful Business Through Social Selling

: By Ololade Oloniyo Social selling is the art of using social media channels to engage, connect, and interact with prospects. Most companies now request that their salespeople use social media tools to connect with prospects, provide consistent value and answer top-related questions that their solutions can solve. The reason

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Why Mental Health is Sacred to Every Young Professional

:By Ololade Oloniyo It is true that most young professionals love to work well at their respective organizations and want to be recognized for the amazing work they do. They take pride in doing stunning work that contributes to society and prefer to see the mission of their employers as

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